Disney Is Hosting A “Star Wars” After Dark Event: Here’s Where You Can Get Tickets

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In a galaxy far, far away — Disney guests from all around the world gathered around for the ultimate Star Wars Celebration! This one-of-a-kind Star Wars After Dark Event is certainly out-of-this-world.

From special character meet and greets to unique out-of-this-world food, Disney’s Star Wars After Dark Event is a MUST for all of you Star Wars fans out there.

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And better yet — Registration is now open exclusively for Disneyland Resort Annual Passholders for the highly anticipated, Disneyland After Dark: Star Wars Nite, which takes place on August 27, 2020 from 9:00 PM – 1:00 AM.

And if you aren’t a Disneyland Resort Annual Passholder, don’t fear because you will be able to grab your tickets tomorrow. Read on to find out more about this out-of-this-world Star Wars Nite event and on how to purchase tickets.

More About Disneyland After Dark: Star Wars Nite

This year’s dark event is taking place on the opening night of Star Wars Celebration — the ultimate Star Wars fan convention which is taking place at the Anaheim Convention Center August 27-30.

Disneyland After Dark: Star Wars Nite is a separate ticketed after-hours event, which will give Disney guests exclusive access to all of Disneyland Park!

During the after-dark event, you’ll encounter special character meet and greets, Star Wars-themed fireworks, fun out-of-this-world photo ops, dancing, Star Wars-themed food selections, one-of-a-kind- entertainment, limited-release merchandise, attractions, commemorative keepsakes, décor and more!

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Event Highlights

  • Galactic Dance Party: Bust a move at an epic event sure to make Star Wars history!
  • Character Encounters: Mix, mingle and meet with some of your fave Star Wars characters throughout the evening.
  • Star Wars Fireworks: Fan of the dark or light side? Watch an amazing pyrotechnical spectacle illuminate the skies!
  • Strike a Pose: Let Disney PhotoPass photographers capture shots—and incredible memories—against event-themed backdrops.
  • Tunes from Batuu: Get into the Star Wars groove with music playing throughout the night!
  • Themed Eats: Gobble goodies that are out of this world—purchase event-inspired menu options at select Disneyland Park locations.
  • Limited-Release Merchandise: Attendees will have the opportunity to purchase Disneyland After Dark: Star Wars Nite items, while supplies last.
  • After-Hours Access to Attractions: Ride some of the park’s classic attractions throughout the event, usually with shorter wait times. Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance will not be available during this event due to standard required maintenance time.
  • Commemorative Keepsakes: Receive a souvenir credential and event guide as well as unlimited downloads of Disney PhotoPass photos taken during the party. (Credentials and guides are limited to one per ticketed person.)
  • Inspired Attire: Dust off those lightsabers! Dress up as your fave Star Wars characters and join the costume cavalcade. (See Costume Guidelines below.)

Last Year’s Disneyland After Dark: Star Wars Nite

Take a look at our video from last year’s Star Wars Nite event at Disneyland Resort of Sleeping Beauty Castle lighting up in hyperspace:

Disney guests were also in for a real treat during last year’s Star Wars event with special photo ops, character meet and greets, and more! Take a look at some of the highlights from last year’s event and what you can look forward to this year:

And to read more about last year’s Disneyland After Dark: Star Wars Nite, read our full review here.

Purchase Your Disneyland After Dark: Star Wars Nite Tickets

If you are an annual passholder, you can purchase your tickets now. And if you are looking for general admission, tickets will be on sale beginning tomorrow for $109 per person.

Purchase Disneyland After Dark: Star Wars Nite tickets here.

Need Help Planning Your Next Disney Vacation?

If you want to visit the ultimate Star Wars celebration at this dark event, but need help planning your next vacation, then don’t hesitate to reach out to our friends over at Academy Travel. Click here to get your free travel quote today, and to get started planning that next magical Disney vacation.

Do you want to attend the Disneyland After Dark: Star Wars Nite event? Let us know in the comments.

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